Letters to Yeyito: Lessons from a Life in Music
Years after receiving a fan letter with no return address, Latin jazz legend Paquito D’Rivera started to write Letters to Yeyito in the hope of reaching its author, a would-be musician. In the course of advising his Cuban compatriot on love, life, and musicianship, D’Rivera recounts his own six-decade-long journey in the arts. Read More.
Ser o no ser, esa es la jodienda! (Spanish Edition)
In this, his fourth book, Paquito D Rivera tells of his travels and adventures throughout the world. In his career as a legendary reed player and composer of jazz and traditional Cuban music, he has traveled all over the world and, in this book, tells us all about his life in Cuba and abroad. Full of humor and photos. Read More.
Oh La Habana (Texto Completo)
A legendary figure in Latin jazz and author of Mi Vida Saxual, Paquito D’Rivera pens the adventures of Pucho Escalante, an energetic Cuban trombone player. Such characters as Ernest Hemingway, Celia Cruz, Olga Guillot, and even Superman appear in this story, set in the city of Havana, Cuba.
My Sax Life: A Memoir (Latino Voices/Vidas)
My Sax Life is the award-winning memoir of famed Cuban musician Paquito D’Rivera. Read More.
Mi Vida Saxual (My Sax Life) (Spanish Edition)
My Sax Life is the award-winning memoir of famed Cuban musician Paquito D’Rivera. (Spanish Edition – currently out of print)